Phil is a founding partner in the Chartered Accounting firm Jaquillard Minns and founding shareholder and Executive Chairman of SuperGuardian.
Phil is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and holds a B.Ec. degree and a Post Graduate Diploma in Accounting. In 1983, he won the Institute of Chartered Accountants Professional Year prize for South Australia. His initial training was at KPMG Chartered Accountants, Adelaide.
Phil has several years commercial experience – he held the position of Financial Accountant for Motorola Communications Australasia Pty Ltd, and was General Manager of film production company Film & Television Associates Limited. In 1990 Phil commenced public practice, and since then has been providing advice to clients in relation to taxation, business structures, IT systems and superannuation.
As a Director of SuperGuardian, Phil is responsible for policy, quality control and compliance, and provides technical advice in relation to IT systems and the integration of SuperGuardian systems to other platforms. He is a member of the Self Managed Super Fund Association.
Phil is a Board member and treasurer of Sight for All, which is an Australian based charity which aims to reduce preventable blindness in South-East Asian and Australian indigenous communities.